The '''Sherwin-Williams Company''' is an United States|American Fortune 500
company in the general building material
s industry. The company, with headquarters in Cleveland
, primarily engages in the manufacture, distribution, and sale of paint
s and related products to professional, industrial, commercial, and retail customers primarily in North America|North
and South America
and Europe. The company is mostly known through its '''Sherwin-Williams Paints''' line. On March 20, 2016, Sherwin-Williams announced the acquisition of Valspar
for approximately $9 billion.